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High-Functioning Autistic Amateur Athlete & Coach; Came to Fame When he Scored 20 Points After Playing Four Minutes During a High School Basketball Game

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Jason "Jmac" McElwain was diagnosed with Autism at 2 years old and didn’t talk until he was 8. He was a Basketball manager for 3 years, until he got in my first JV game at Greece Athena High School and hit 3 free throws in a row. Then, his senior year on varsity he got in with 4 minutes left and scored 20 points, he hit 6 "3 pointers" and helped Athena win its first sectional title since 1992. Since his big game, he has been on various TV stations including ESPN, CNN, ABC, Larry King, CBS, etc. He has met Oprah, Donald Trump, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Dwayne Wade, Magic Johnson, Peyton Manning, Doug Flutie, Lance Armstrong, President George W. Bush and over 200 College Coaches.

Since his big game, he has coached high school athletics for over 20 seasons, all at his high school Greece Athena. He has coached 9 seasons for AAU basketball, 7 with East Coast Fusion, 2 years with Rap Elite, 1 year as an assistant coach with Rap Thunder. He has been apart of 9 sectional titles at Greece Athena for Basketball and Soccer with 11 division titles, 2 State Final appearances and 1 State Ring.

McElwain has been blessed to win many awards like best sports moment of year at the 2006 ESPYS, and also the courage award at the 2006 Teen Choice Awards. He has run over 12 marathons, 2 Ultra Marathons, 15 Half Marathons, 50 5Ks, 15 10Ks, 5 15Ks.

He is very devoted to his family, friends, and the kids he has coached. He volunteers with AutismUp and has also been apart of over 25 high school and college basketball camps around the United States. He has been a Snow Valley Basketball school coach for 8 years, and has also been a certified licensed coach with USA Basketball for over 5 years.

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Jason McElwain Biography

Jason "Jmac" McElwain was diagnosed with Autism at 2 years old and didn’t talk until he was 8. He was a Basketball manager for 3 years, until he got in my first JV game at Greece Athena High School and hit 3 free throws in a row. Then, his senior year on varsity he got in with 4 minutes left and scored 20 points, he hit 6 "3 pointers" and helped Athena win its first sectional title since 1992. Since his big game, he has been on various TV stations including ESPN, CNN, ABC, Larry King, CBS, etc. He has met Oprah, Donald Trump, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Dwayne Wade, Magic Johnson, Peyton Manning, Doug Flutie, Lance Armstrong, President George W. Bush and over 200 College Coaches.

Since his big game, he has coached high school athletics for over 20 seasons, all at his high school Greece Athena. He has coached 9 seasons for AAU basketball, 7 with East Coast Fusion, 2 years with Rap Elite, 1 year as an assistant coach with Rap Thunder. He has been apart of 9 sectional titles at Greece Athena for Basketball and Soccer with 11 division titles, 2 State Final appearances and 1 State Ring.

McElwain has been blessed to win many awards like best sports moment of year at the 2006 ESPYS, and also the courage award at the 2006 Teen Choice Awards. He has run over 12 marathons, 2 Ultra Marathons, 15 Half Marathons, 50 5Ks, 15 10Ks, 5 15Ks.

He is very devoted to his family, friends, and the kids he has coached. He volunteers with AutismUp and has also been apart of over 25 high school and college basketball camps around the United States. He has been a Snow Valley Basketball school coach for 8 years, and has also been a certified licensed coach with USA Basketball for over 5 years.

Jason McElwain Videos

  • Hot as a Pistol - The Jason McElwain Story
    Jason McElwain’s story is one of trial, triumph, and inspiration. Diagnosed with Autism at a young age, Jason’s love for basketball grew...
  • Jason McElwain - Autistic Basketball hero
    This is a real story about Jason McElwain (nicknamed J-Mac). He is a well functioning autistic boy, who became famous when he played a basketball...
  • Jason McElwain's big day, 10 years later
    Jason McElwain became a superstar 10 years ago when he scored 20 points at the end of a game, totally unexpected, as he was the team's manager and...

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    Booking fees for Jason McElwain, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Jason McElwain, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Jason McElwain?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Jason McElwain for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Jason McElwain for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Jason McElwain or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Jason McElwain or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Jason McElwain is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Jason McElwain for your event is available upon request. Jason McElwain generally travels from and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Ernie Els, Deron Williams, Jason Kidd, Jennifer King and Lloyd Pierce. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Jason McElwain for an upcoming event.

Jason McElwain Speaker Videos

  • Hot as a Pistol - The Jason McElwain Story
    Jason McElwain’s story is one of trial, triumph, and inspiration. Diagnosed with Autism at a young age, Jason’s love for basketball grew throughout his youth, leading him to serve as the student...
    Jason McElwain - Autistic Basketball hero
    This is a real story about Jason McElwain (nicknamed J-Mac). He is a well functioning autistic boy, who became famous when he played a basketball game on Februrary 15, 2006. This is the story that...
  • Jason McElwain's big day, 10 years later
    Jason McElwain became a superstar 10 years ago when he scored 20 points at the end of a game, totally unexpected, as he was the team's manager and had never played JV or Varsity basketball. The whole...

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